1983 Detroit Tigers Game-by-Game Results

American League (AL)
Team Record: 92-70
Finished 2nd in the AL's East Division
Attendance: 1,786,900, Avg. 23,512
Ballpark: Tiger Stadium
Manager: Sparky Anderson (92-70)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1983 Detroit Tigers Statistics
1983 Detroit Tigers Roster

The Detroit Tigers of the American League ended the 1983 season with a record of 92 wins and 70 losses, finishing second in the AL's East Division.

The Tigers tallied 789 runs and gave up 679 runs. Lance Parrish paced Detroit with 27 home runs, while Chet Lemon, Kirk Gibson and Larry Herndon each walloped 20 or more, too. Lance Parrish drove in 114 runs. Lou Whitaker led batters with significant playing time by hitting .320. Jack Morris topped the squad with 20 wins, and Dan Petry as well added 15 or more victories as well Juan Berenguer registered a 3.14 earned run average, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Sparky Anderson coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 789
Regular Season Runs Against: 679

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 5, 1983 Detroit Tigers 11 at Minnesota Twins 3 W 0-0 1-0 1-0
April 6, 1983 Detroit Tigers 9 at Minnesota Twins 5 W 0-0 2-0 2-0
April 7, 1983 Detroit Tigers 4 at Minnesota Twins 5 L 0-0 2-1 2-1
April 8, 1983 Chicago White Sox 6 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 0-1 2-1 2-2
April 10, 1983 Chicago White Sox 7 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 0-2 2-1 2-3
April 12, 1983 Detroit Tigers 13 at New York Yankees 2 W 0-2 3-1 3-3
April 13, 1983 Detroit Tigers 7 at New York Yankees 5 W 0-2 4-1 4-3
April 14, 1983 Detroit Tigers 3 at New York Yankees 6 L 0-2 4-2 4-4
April 15, 1983 Detroit Tigers 6 at Chicago White Sox 0 W 0-2 5-2 5-4
April 16, 1983 Detroit Tigers 1 at Chicago White Sox 3 L 0-2 5-3 5-5
April 17, 1983 Detroit Tigers 1 at Chicago White Sox 6 L 0-2 5-4 5-6
April 20, 1983 Kansas City Royals 8 at Detroit Tigers 7 L 0-3 5-4 5-7
April 22, 1983 Seattle Mariners 0 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 1-3 5-4 6-7
April 23, 1983 Seattle Mariners 0 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 2-3 5-4 7-7
April 24, 1983 Seattle Mariners 2 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 3-3 5-4 8-7
April 27, 1983 Detroit Tigers 3 at California Angels 13 L 3-3 5-5 8-8
April 29, 1983 Detroit Tigers 4 at Oakland Athletics 5 L 3-3 5-6 8-9
May 1, 1983 Detroit Tigers 3 at Oakland Athletics 8 L 3-3 5-7 8-10
May 1, 1983 Detroit Tigers 0 at Oakland Athletics 2 L 3-3 5-8 8-11
May 3, 1983 Detroit Tigers 2 at Seattle Mariners 1 W 3-3 6-8 9-11
May 4, 1983 Detroit Tigers 1 at Seattle Mariners 5 L 3-3 6-9 9-12
May 6, 1983 California Angels 4 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 3-4 6-9 9-13
May 7, 1983 California Angels 6 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 3-5 6-9 9-14
May 8, 1983 California Angels 1 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 4-5 6-9 10-14
May 10, 1983 Oakland Athletics 3 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 5-5 6-9 11-14
May 11, 1983 Oakland Athletics 2 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 6-5 6-9 12-14
May 12, 1983 Oakland Athletics 11 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 6-6 6-9 12-15
May 13, 1983 Detroit Tigers 2 at Kansas City Royals 5 L 6-6 6-10 12-16
May 14, 1983 Detroit Tigers 11 at Kansas City Royals 10 W 6-6 7-10 13-16
May 15, 1983 Detroit Tigers 6 at Kansas City Royals 4 W 6-6 8-10 14-16
May 16, 1983 New York Yankees 7 at Detroit Tigers 0 L 6-7 8-10 14-17
May 17, 1983 New York Yankees 7 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 6-8 8-10 14-18
May 18, 1983 New York Yankees 6 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 6-9 8-10 14-19
May 19, 1983 Texas Rangers 1 at Detroit Tigers 2 W 7-9 8-10 15-19
May 20, 1983 Texas Rangers 4 at Detroit Tigers 0 L 7-10 8-10 15-20
May 21, 1983 Texas Rangers 3 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 8-10 8-10 16-20
May 22, 1983 Texas Rangers 5 at Detroit Tigers 12 W 9-10 8-10 17-20
May 23, 1983 Detroit Tigers 0 at Toronto Blue Jays 4 L 9-10 8-11 17-21
May 24, 1983 Detroit Tigers 6 at Toronto Blue Jays 7 L 9-10 8-12 17-22
May 25, 1983 Detroit Tigers 6 at Toronto Blue Jays 2 W 9-10 9-12 18-22
May 27, 1983 Minnesota Twins 4 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 10-10 9-12 19-22
May 27, 1983 Minnesota Twins 1 at Detroit Tigers 2 W 11-10 9-12 20-22
May 28, 1983 Minnesota Twins 1 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 12-10 9-12 21-22
May 29, 1983 Minnesota Twins 6 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 13-10 9-12 22-22
May 30, 1983 Toronto Blue Jays 6 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 13-11 9-12 22-23
June 1, 1983 Toronto Blue Jays 1 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 14-11 9-12 23-23
June 2, 1983 Toronto Blue Jays 6 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 14-12 9-12 23-24
June 3, 1983 Detroit Tigers 12 at Texas Rangers 1 W 14-12 10-12 24-24
June 4, 1983 Detroit Tigers 2 at Texas Rangers 5 L 14-12 10-13 24-25
June 5, 1983 Detroit Tigers 5 at Texas Rangers 4 W 14-12 11-13 25-25
June 6, 1983 Detroit Tigers 11 at Boston Red Sox 6 W 14-12 12-13 26-25
June 7, 1983 Detroit Tigers 4 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 14-12 13-13 27-25
June 8, 1983 Detroit Tigers 6 at Boston Red Sox 3 W 14-12 14-13 28-25
June 9, 1983 Detroit Tigers 8 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 14-12 15-13 29-25
June 10, 1983 Cleveland Indians 1 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 15-12 15-13 30-25
June 11, 1983 Cleveland Indians 9 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 15-13 15-13 30-26
June 12, 1983 Cleveland Indians 1 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 16-13 15-13 31-26
June 12, 1983 Cleveland Indians 1 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 17-13 15-13 32-26
June 14, 1983 Boston Red Sox 6 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 17-14 15-13 32-27
June 15, 1983 Boston Red Sox 2 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 18-14 15-13 33-27
June 16, 1983 Boston Red Sox 2 at Detroit Tigers 10 W 19-14 15-13 34-27
June 17, 1983 Detroit Tigers 11 at Cleveland Indians 4 W 19-14 16-13 35-27
June 18, 1983 Detroit Tigers 8 at Cleveland Indians 12 L 19-14 16-14 35-28
June 19, 1983 Detroit Tigers 2 at Cleveland Indians 7 L 19-14 16-15 35-29
June 20, 1983 Milwaukee Brewers 1 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 20-14 16-15 36-29
June 21, 1983 Milwaukee Brewers 10 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 20-15 16-15 36-30
June 22, 1983 Milwaukee Brewers 2 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 21-15 16-15 37-30
June 24, 1983 Detroit Tigers 9 at Baltimore Orioles 0 W 21-15 17-15 38-30
June 25, 1983 Detroit Tigers 9 at Baltimore Orioles 3 W 21-15 18-15 39-30
June 26, 1983 Detroit Tigers 1 at Baltimore Orioles 3 L 21-15 18-16 39-31
June 28, 1983 Detroit Tigers 5 at Milwaukee Brewers 4 W 21-15 19-16 40-31
June 29, 1983 Detroit Tigers 3 at Milwaukee Brewers 4 L 21-15 19-17 40-32
June 30, 1983 Detroit Tigers 1 at Milwaukee Brewers 4 L 21-15 19-18 40-33
July 1, 1983 Baltimore Orioles 9 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 21-16 19-18 40-34
July 2, 1983 Baltimore Orioles 7 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 21-17 19-18 40-35
July 3, 1983 Baltimore Orioles 1 at Detroit Tigers 10 W 22-17 19-18 41-35
July 8, 1983 Oakland Athletics 2 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 23-17 19-18 42-35
July 9, 1983 Oakland Athletics 3 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 23-18 19-18 42-36
July 10, 1983 Oakland Athletics 3 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 24-18 19-18 43-36
July 11, 1983 California Angels 6 at Detroit Tigers 12 W 25-18 19-18 44-36
July 12, 1983 California Angels 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 26-18 19-18 45-36
July 13, 1983 California Angels 1 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 27-18 19-18 46-36
July 14, 1983 Detroit Tigers 4 at Seattle Mariners 2 W 27-18 20-18 47-36
July 15, 1983 Detroit Tigers 2 at Seattle Mariners 7 L 27-18 20-19 47-37
July 16, 1983 Detroit Tigers 0 at Seattle Mariners 1 L 27-18 20-20 47-38
July 17, 1983 Detroit Tigers 8 at Seattle Mariners 1 W 27-18 21-20 48-38
July 18, 1983 Detroit Tigers 4 at Oakland Athletics 2 W 27-18 22-20 49-38
July 19, 1983 Detroit Tigers 4 at Oakland Athletics 3 W 27-18 23-20 50-38
July 20, 1983 Detroit Tigers 2 at Oakland Athletics 9 L 27-18 23-21 50-39
July 21, 1983 Detroit Tigers 2 at California Angels 3 L 27-18 23-22 50-40
July 21, 1983 Detroit Tigers 5 at California Angels 1 W 27-18 24-22 51-40
July 22, 1983 Detroit Tigers 13 at California Angels 11 W 27-18 25-22 52-40
July 23, 1983 Detroit Tigers 7 at California Angels 2 W 27-18 26-22 53-40
July 24, 1983 Detroit Tigers 4 at California Angels 3 W 27-18 27-22 54-40
July 26, 1983 Seattle Mariners 3 at Detroit Tigers 8 W 28-18 27-22 55-40
July 27, 1983 Seattle Mariners 5 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 28-19 27-22 55-41
July 28, 1983 Seattle Mariners 1 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 29-19 27-22 56-41
July 29, 1983 Kansas City Royals 1 at Detroit Tigers 10 W 30-19 27-22 57-41
July 30, 1983 Kansas City Royals 1 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 31-19 27-22 58-41
July 31, 1983 Kansas City Royals 6 at Detroit Tigers 8 W 32-19 27-22 59-41
July 31, 1983 Kansas City Royals 7 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 32-20 27-22 59-42
August 1, 1983 Kansas City Royals 2 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 33-20 27-22 60-42
August 2, 1983 Detroit Tigers 5 at Chicago White Sox 7 L 33-20 27-23 60-43
August 3, 1983 Detroit Tigers 6 at Chicago White Sox 3 W 33-20 28-23 61-43
August 4, 1983 Detroit Tigers 2 at Chicago White Sox 4 L 33-20 28-24 61-44
August 5, 1983 Detroit Tigers 3 at New York Yankees 12 L 33-20 28-25 61-45
August 6, 1983 Detroit Tigers 3 at New York Yankees 13 L 33-20 28-26 61-46
August 7, 1983 Detroit Tigers 8 at New York Yankees 5 W 33-20 29-26 62-46
August 8, 1983 Chicago White Sox 2 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 34-20 29-26 63-46
August 8, 1983 Chicago White Sox 5 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 34-21 29-26 63-47
August 9, 1983 Chicago White Sox 6 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 34-22 29-26 63-48
August 11, 1983 New York Yankees 6 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 34-23 29-26 63-49
August 12, 1983 New York Yankees 6 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 35-23 29-26 64-49
August 13, 1983 New York Yankees 3 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 36-23 29-26 65-49
August 14, 1983 New York Yankees 4 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 36-24 29-26 65-50
August 15, 1983 Detroit Tigers 4 at Kansas City Royals 6 L 36-24 29-27 65-51
August 16, 1983 Detroit Tigers 7 at Kansas City Royals 18 L 36-24 29-28 65-52
August 17, 1983 Detroit Tigers 10 at Kansas City Royals 4 W 36-24 30-28 66-52
August 19, 1983 Detroit Tigers 5 at Minnesota Twins 1 W 36-24 31-28 67-52
August 20, 1983 Detroit Tigers 9 at Minnesota Twins 1 W 36-24 32-28 68-52
August 21, 1983 Detroit Tigers 3 at Minnesota Twins 4 L 36-24 32-29 68-53
August 22, 1983 Detroit Tigers 1 at Texas Rangers 3 L 36-24 32-30 68-54
August 23, 1983 Detroit Tigers 2 at Texas Rangers 0 W 36-24 33-30 69-54
August 24, 1983 Detroit Tigers 5 at Texas Rangers 2 W 36-24 34-30 70-54
August 25, 1983 Chicago White Sox 1 at Detroit Tigers 10 W 37-24 34-30 71-54
August 26, 1983 Toronto Blue Jays 3 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 38-24 34-30 72-54
August 27, 1983 Toronto Blue Jays 7 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 38-25 34-30 72-55
August 28, 1983 Toronto Blue Jays 2 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 39-25 34-30 73-55
August 29, 1983 Minnesota Twins 5 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 39-26 34-30 73-56
August 30, 1983 Minnesota Twins 3 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 40-26 34-30 74-56
August 31, 1983 Texas Rangers 5 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 40-27 34-30 74-57
September 1, 1983 Texas Rangers 0 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 41-27 34-30 75-57
September 2, 1983 Detroit Tigers 7 at Toronto Blue Jays 8 L 41-27 34-31 75-58
September 2, 1983 Detroit Tigers 9 at Toronto Blue Jays 8 W 41-27 35-31 76-58
September 3, 1983 Detroit Tigers 7 at Toronto Blue Jays 4 W 41-27 36-31 77-58
September 4, 1983 Detroit Tigers 3 at Toronto Blue Jays 6 L 41-27 36-32 77-59
September 5, 1983 Detroit Tigers 2 at Cleveland Indians 3 L 41-27 36-33 77-60
September 7, 1983 Detroit Tigers 1 at Cleveland Indians 7 L 41-27 36-34 77-61
September 7, 1983 Detroit Tigers 7 at Cleveland Indians 3 W 41-27 37-34 78-61
September 9, 1983 Detroit Tigers 1 at Milwaukee Brewers 2 L 41-27 37-35 78-62
September 9, 1983 Detroit Tigers 2 at Milwaukee Brewers 1 W 41-27 38-35 79-62
September 10, 1983 Detroit Tigers 4 at Milwaukee Brewers 0 W 41-27 39-35 80-62
September 11, 1983 Detroit Tigers 6 at Milwaukee Brewers 4 W 41-27 40-35 81-62
September 12, 1983 Cleveland Indians 1 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 42-27 40-35 82-62
September 13, 1983 Cleveland Indians 2 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 43-27 40-35 83-62
September 14, 1983 Cleveland Indians 0 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 44-27 40-35 84-62
September 16, 1983 Detroit Tigers 1 at Boston Red Sox 6 L 44-27 40-36 84-63
September 17, 1983 Detroit Tigers 2 at Boston Red Sox 3 L 44-27 40-37 84-64
September 18, 1983 Detroit Tigers 9 at Boston Red Sox 6 W 44-27 41-37 85-64
September 20, 1983 Baltimore Orioles 1 at Detroit Tigers 14 W 45-27 41-37 86-64
September 21, 1983 Baltimore Orioles 6 at Detroit Tigers 0 L 45-28 41-37 86-65
September 21, 1983 Baltimore Orioles 7 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 45-29 41-37 86-66
September 22, 1983 Baltimore Orioles 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 46-29 41-37 87-66
September 23, 1983 Boston Red Sox 0 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 47-29 41-37 88-66
September 24, 1983 Boston Red Sox 5 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 47-30 41-37 88-67
September 25, 1983 Boston Red Sox 2 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 48-30 41-37 89-67
September 27, 1983 Detroit Tigers 9 at Baltimore Orioles 2 W 48-30 42-37 90-67
September 28, 1983 Detroit Tigers 9 at Baltimore Orioles 5 W 48-30 43-37 91-67
September 29, 1983 Detroit Tigers 9 at Baltimore Orioles 4 W 48-30 44-37 92-67
September 30, 1983 Milwaukee Brewers 6 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 48-31 44-37 92-68
October 1, 1983 Milwaukee Brewers 10 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 48-32 44-37 92-69
October 2, 1983 Milwaukee Brewers 7 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 48-33 44-37 92-70


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